In Commemoration of the 60th anniversary of Portland-Sapporo Sister City relationship, Mayor Akimoto and other delegates from Sapporo visited Portland between June 5th and June 9th.
The delegation consisted of members of the Sapporo City Government, the Municipal Assembly, economic, educational and citizen’s organizations.
During this visit, they paid a courtesy call to Mayor Wheeler of Portland and attended ceremonies to celebrate the 60 years of the Portland –Sapporo Sister City Association and the Rededication of the Japanese Bell gifted to Portland by Sapporo as a 30th Anniversary gift which can be found at the Oregon Convention Center. They also joined the Rose Festival Parade on Saturday, June 8th.
Portland-Sapporo Sister City 60th Anniversary Memorial Delegation Visits Portland
June 12, 2019